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AAG 2011 Annual Meeting Videos

Videotaped sessions from the 2011 Annual Meeting in Seattle

Presidential Plenary: Geography in the Changing Worlds of Higher Education

April 12, 2011 -- The AAG Opening Session organized by AAG President Ken Foote, featuring Orlando Taylor, Duane Nellis, and Maresi Nerad.

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Past President's Address by Carol Harden

April 14, 2011 -- AAG Past President Carol Harden on "Framing and Re-framing Questions of Human-Environment Interactions."

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Barry Lopez, Honorary Geographer

April 15, 2011 --  The Honorary Geographer presentation was followed by a lecture from Barry Lopez, the 2011 Honoree.

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Census Plenary: Role of Geography in Census 2010

April 15, 2011 --  In this session, Timothy Trainor discussed the Bureau's work to collect, review, and update geospatial data for Census 2010 and beyond.

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"From Scientism to Humanism: Geography and the Two Cultures" with David Lowenthal

April 13, 2011 --  David Lowenthal, professor emeritus, department of geography, University College London, presented a special plenary on the relationship between history and cultural heritage, the history of geographic thought, and the conservation movement.

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Japan: Disaster, Recovery, and Effects

April 14, 2011 --  The AAG organized a "late-breaking news" panel session to address important events that were unfolding in Japan.

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